Norwegian Refugee Council would like to hire Staff Safety and Liaison Assistant

Application deadline closed.

Job Description

  • Location Type : Office
  • Deadline: July 17th 2024
  • Career Level : Junior Level(1-3 years)
  • Languages : ENGLISH
  • Employment Type : Full time
  • Number of people required : 1
  • Work Experience : 1-3 years

Generic professional competencies for this position:

  • Minimum 1 year experience from working with law enforcement and security management preferably in humanitarian/recovery context
  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • BA degree, College Diploma, Level III or IV certificate preferably in security management, law enforcement or other related social science field
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • Knowledge about own leadership skills/profile
  • Good in English, both written and verbal

Context related skills, knowledge and experience: 

  • Good knowledge of the area and context in Benishangul Gumuz Region and Meteke Zone in particular.
  • Very good communication, negotiation and presentation skills
  • Good cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Knowledge of local languages is an added advantage
  • Experience in organizational representation, coordination and liaison
  • Experience in dealing with institutional actors and government authorities
  • Technical expertise in security management required
  • Report writing and computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

How To Apply
Application procedure

Interested candidates who meet the above criteria are invited to send in their application letters including updated curriculum vitae with day-time telephone number and contact details of three work-related referees only through  Please attach photocopies of the most relevant educational certificates/testimonials and work experience documents. Applications should reach NRC latest by 17 July 2024 at 5:00 pm.

NB: only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

“Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply and on-the-job training will be provided!”